JERRY’S AWARDS

Jerry Ghionis is a member of and has won awards from the following organizations:

WPPI – Wedding & Portrait Photographers International
AIPP – Australian Institute of Professional Photography
PPA – Professional Photographers of America
PPC – Professional Photographers of California
SWPP – Society of Wedding & Portrait Photographers
PWS – Photo Wedding Stories – GREECE

Major Awards 1999 – 2016

Photography Awards, photography trophies


2016

AIPP Australian Fashion Photographer of the Year

AIPP Australian Album of Year

PPC California Professional Photographer of the Year

PPC California Highest Scoring Print Case

PPC California Straight Out of Camera Photographer of the Year

PPC California Wedding Album of the Year

PPC California Non – Wedding Album of the Year

PPC California President’s Choice Award

PPC California Judge’s Choice Award

PPC California Best of Show Award

PWS Greece Album Open Category (3rd Place)

PWS Greece Wedding Album Category (3rd Place)

PWS Greece Wedding Same Day Category (3rd Place)

PWS Greece Boudoir/Fashion Category (3rd Place)

PWS Greece Open Category (3rd Place)

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2015

WPPI International (Las Vegas, USA) Print Awards (1st Place) Bride and Groom together Category

WPPI International (Las Vegas, USA) Wedding Album of the Year (Single Photographer) 3rd Place 2015

WPPI International (Las Vegas, USA) Print Awards (3rd Place) In Camera Artistry Category

WPPI International (Las Vegas, USA)  Print Awards (3rd Place) Bride Alone Category

PPC California Wedding Photographer of the Year

PPC California Wedding Album Photographer of the Year

PPC California Runner Up Overall Professional Photographer of the Year

PPC California President’s Choice Award

PPA Portrait print accepted in the loan collection

PPA Album accepted in the loan collection

PPA Album/Event Album of the Year – 1st Place

AIPP Victoria, Wedding Photographer of the Year – Finalist

AIPP Victoria, Album/Book of the Year – Finalist

AIPP Victoria, Highest Scoring Book

AIPP Australian Album of the Year

AIPP Highest Scoring Wedding Album of the Year – Score of 95 (Gold Distinction)

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2014

United Nations IPC (International Photography Community) Photography Leadership Award

Named Grandmaster of WPPI (The most awarded photographer of WPPI)

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year (Single Photographer) 3rd Place

WPPI International Print Awards (2nd Place) In Camera Artistry Category

Shutter Magazine – Top 5 most influential Photographers of the Year

PPA Portrait print accepted in the loan collection

AIPP Australia Gold Award & Runner Up Album of the Year

AIPP Australia Highest Scoring Wedding Album

AIPP Australia Master of Photography 4th Gold Bar

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2013

Chosen as a Nikon Ambassador

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year (Single Photographer) 2nd Place

WPPI International Print Awards (2nd Place) Glamour Category

WPPI International Print Awards (2nd Place) Bride and Groom together Category

WPPI International Grand Award – Wedding Print of the Year

Shutter Magazine – Top 5 most influential Photographers of the Year

SWPP Open Category 16×20 Print of the Year

Framed Awards – nominated as one of the Top 10 Wedding Photographers in the World

PPA Album accepted in the loan collection

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2012

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year (Multiple Photographers) 3rd Place

WPPI International Print Awards (2nd Place) Bridal Party Category

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year (Single Photographer) 1st Place

WPPI International 2nd Half Online Competition – Groom Alone – 2nd Place

WPPI International 2nd Half Online Competition – Bridal Party – 2nd Place

WPPI International 2nd Half Online Competition – Bride and Groom Together – 3rd Place

WPPI International 2nd Half Online Competition – Bride Alone – 3rd Place

AIPP Victoria, Australia Wedding Photographer of the Year

PPA 2 x Albums accepted in the loan collection

PPA 1 Print accepted in the loan collection

SWPP (United Kingdom) Post Wedding Photographer of the Year

Loupe Awards Wedding Category 2nd Place

Loupe Awards Wedding Category 5th Place

PWS Award Wedding Print of the Year – 2nd Place

PWS Award Open Category Print of the Year – 1st Place

PWS Award Open Category Print of the Year – 3rd Place

PWS Award Black and White Print of the Year – 1st Place

PWS Award Black and White Print of the Year – 2nd Place

PWS Award Black and White Print of the Year – 3rd Place

PWS Award Photojournalism Print of the Year – 1st Place

PWS Award Photojournalism Print of the Year – 2nd Place

PWS Award Photojournalism Print of the Year – 3rd Place

PWS Award Wedding Album of the Year – 1st Place

PWS Award Wedding Album of the Year – 3rd Place

PWS Award Engagement Album of the Year – 1st Place

PWS Award Engagement Album of the Year – 2nd Place

PWS Award Open Album of the Year – 2nd Place

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2011

AIPP Australian Wedding Photographer of the Year

AIPP Australia Gold Award & Runner Up Wedding Album of the Year

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year (Single Photographer) 1st Place

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year (Single Photographer) 2nd Place

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year (Multiple Photographers) 1st Place

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year (Multiple Photographers) 2nd Place

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Bridal Party Category

PPA Diamond Level – Photographer of the Year Award

PPA 4x Albums accepted in the loan collection

PPA Highest Scoring Wedding Album

PPA 3rd Place in the Album Category – Grand Imaging Awards

PDN Magazine votes Jerry as one of the Top Workshop Instructors in the World

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2010 

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 3rd Place

WPPI International Print Awards (2nd Place) Glamour Category

WPPI International Print Awards (2nd Place) Fashion Category

SWPP Wedding Photojournalism 16×20 Print of the Year

SWPP Wedding Album of the Year

SWPP Overall Winner of Album Competition

SWPP Overall Wedding Winner of the 16×20 Print Competition

SWPP Wedding Traditional 16×20 Print of the Year

SWPP Wedding Contemporary 16×20 Print of the Year

SWPP Winner of the Overall 16×20 Print Competition

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2009

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 1st Place

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 3rd Place

WPPI International Non-Wedding Informal Album of the Year 1st Place

WPPI International Non-Wedding Informal Album of the Year 3rd Place

WPPI International Print Awards (1st Place) Wedding Details

SWPP Overall Photographer of the Year

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Wedding Photojournalism Category

WPPI International (Las Vegas, USA) Print Awards (2nd Place) Glamour Category

WPPI International (Las Vegas, USA) Print Awards (2nd Place) Engagement Category

SWPP Wedding Photojournalism Photographer of the Year

SWPP Fashion Photographer of the Year

PPA Diamond Level – Photographer of the Year Award

PPA 4x Albums accepted in the loan collection

AIPP Australia Gold Award & Runner Up Wedding Album of the Year

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2008

SWPP Wedding Album Photographer of the Year 1st place

SWPP Wedding Album Photographer of the Year 2nd place

SWPP Wedding Album Photographer of the Year 3rd place

SWPP Non-Wedding (Informal) Album of the Year 1st place

SWPP Non-Wedding (Informal) Album of the Year 2nd place

SWPP Non-Wedding (Informal) Album of the Year 3rd place

PPA Master of Photography

PPA Diamond Level – Photographer of the Year Award

PPA 4x Top Ten Wedding Album of the Year (accepted in the loan collection)

WPPI International Print Awards (1st Place) Glamour Category

WPPI International Print Awards (2nd Place) Glamour Category

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Glamour Category

WPPI International Grand Award in the Album competition

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 1st Place

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 2nd Place

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 3rd Place

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Wedding Photojournalism Category

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Wedding Details Category

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Advertising/Fashion Category

WPPI International Non-Event, Informal Album of the Year 2nd Place

WPPI International Non-Event, Informal Album of the Year 3rd Place

WPPI International Judges award for highest photographic achievement

AIPP Australia Gold Award & Runner Up Wedding Album of the Year

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2007

American PHOTO names Jerry amongst their first list of Top Ten Wedding Photographers in the World.

Microsoft acknowledges Jerry as an “Icon of Imaging” for his contribution to photography and digital imaging.

He is the only Australian and is one of only thirteen people in the elite group.

PPA Wedding Album of the Year – 1st Place

PPA Wedding Album of the Year – 3rd Place

PPA 4x Top Ten Wedding Album of the Year (accepted in the loan collection)

PPA Diamond Level – Photographer of the Year Awards

AIPP Victoria, Australia Runner Up Portrait Photographer of the Year

WPPI International Grand Award in the Album competition

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 1st Place

AIPP Australia Master of Photography x2 (1st Gold Bar)

AIPP Australia Gold Award & Runner Up Wedding Album of the Year

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2006

PPA Gold Level – Photographer of the Year Awards

PPA 2x Top five Wedding Albums of the Year

SWPP International Wedding Album Photographer of the Year

AIPP Australia Wedding Album of the Year

AIPP Australia Runner-Up Australian Wedding Photographer of the Year

AIPP Australia Audio Visual of the Year

AIPP Victoria, Australia Wedding Photographer of the Year

WPPI International Grand Award in the Album competition

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 1st Place

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 2nd Place

WPPI International Print Awards (1st Place) Bride and Groom Together Category

WPPI International Print Awards (2nd Place) Bride and Groom Together Category

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Bride Alone Category

AIPP Victoria, Australia Victorian Professional Photographer of the Year

AIPP Victoria, Australia Portrait Photographer of the Year

DWF Runner Up Wedding Album of the Year

A IPP Victoria, Australia Audio Visual of the Year

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2005

AIPP Victoria, Australia Wedding Photographer of the Year

AIPP Victoria, Australia Highest Scoring Illustrative Print

AIPP Victoria, Australia Highest Scoring Print by a Master

AIPP Victoria, Australia Highest Scoring Wedding Print

AIPP Victoria, Australia Wedding Coverage of the Year

AIPP Victoria, Australia Victorian Professional Photographer of the Year

SWPP International Wedding Album Photographer of the Year

AIPP Australia Gold Award & Runner Up Wedding Album of the Year

DWF (Digital Wedding Forum) Wedding Album of the Year

WPPI International Print Awards (1st Place) Bride and Groom Together Category

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Bride and Groom Together Category

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Bridal Party Category

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Fashion Category

WPPI International Grand Award in the Wedding Print Competition

AIPP Australia Audio Visual of the Year

AIPP Victoria, Australia Audio Visual of the Year

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2004

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 1st Place Perfect Score of 100

WPPI International Print Awards (3rd Place) Bride and Groom Together Category

AIPP Australia Master of Photography

AIPP Victoria, Australia Audio Visual of the Year

AIPP Australia Audio Visual of the Year

AIPP Victoria, Australia Wedding Album of the Year

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2003

AIPP Victoria, Australia Highest Scoring Print in the Wedding Category

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 1st Place Perfect Score of 100

WPPI International Wedding Album of the Year 3rd Place

WPPI International Grand Award in the Album competition

AIPP Victoria, Australia Runner-up – Wedding Album of the Year

AIPP Victoria, Australia Highest Scoring Print by an Associate Member

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2002

2002 A.I.P.P. Victoria, Australia Wedding Album of the Year

2001

2001 AIPP Victoria, Australia Runner-up – Illustrative photographer of the Year

1999

1999 A.I.P.P. Victoria, Australia Best New Talent

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